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Suspect dead after opening fire at Pearl Harbor, killing 2

A sailor opened fire at a U.S. Navy shipyard at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam in Hawaii on Wednesday, killing two civilian shipyard employees and...

20 passengers sue Lyft after they were allegedly assaulted by drivers

San Francisco — Nineteen women and one man came forward Wednesday, saying they were raped or sexually assaulted by Lyft drivers. They filed a...

Guards reportedly stood by as teen inmate tried to hang himself

Four Rikers Island guards were suspended after they allegedly failed to stop an inmate from harming himself in a jail cell, according to a...

Police arrest two teens who escaped from detention center

Two of the four teenagers who escaped from a Tennessee juvenile detention facility on Saturday have been apprehended, Nashville police announced Tuesday night. The...

Congress condemns China for persecution of ethnic Muslims

Washington (AP) — Congress overwhelmingly approved a bill Tuesday aimed at pressuring China over a brutal mass crackdown on ethnic Muslims in the far...

25 jail officers in Baltimore charged with using excessive force

More than two dozen correctional officers in Baltimore were charged Tuesday with using excessive force on prisoners at state-operated jails. The indicted officers are...

Lawsuit claims unsafe conditions at military housing in Florida

Washington — Military families are raising the alarm about dangerous mold in military housing managed by private contractors. Some families said their homes are...

Officer shoots student who stabbed him in another Wisconsin school incident

A 16-year-old student stabbed a school resource officer Tuesday morning at a Wisconsin high school before the officer shot the student, police said. It...

Congressman Duncan Hunter pleads guilty to stealing campaign cash

Washington — Republican Representative Duncan Hunter has pleaded guilty to conspiring to steal campaign funds, reversing his previous not guilty plea after spending months decrying...

Larry Page and Sergey Brin step down as leaders of Alphabet

San Francisco - Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin will step down as CEO and president, respectively, of Alphabet, the internet giant's parent...

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